Emmi has increased its stake in Brazilian dairy producer Laticínios Porto Alegre from 40% to 70% in a move to strengthen its presence in Latin America. Read more
Brazil’s BRF and Marfrig have entered into talks to merge their companies and potentially create one of the world’s largest meat producers. Read more
McCain Foods has acquired a 70% stake in Sérya, a Brazilian food company that operates in the pre-formed potato market. Read more
Mexican dairy company Grupo Lala has recorded 3.9% growth in reported net sales, as it continues to realise its strategy for premiumisation. Read more
Tyson Foods has agreed to acquire the Thai and European operations of Brazilian meat giant BRF, in a deal worth around $340m. Read more
US spirits company Sovereign Brands has released McQueen and the Violet Fog, a new gin made in Brazil with 21 botanicals. Read more
Brazil's BRF has offloaded its wholly-owned Campo Austral business for $35m, concluding the sale of all its assets in Argentina. Read more
Brazilian meat processor BRF has sold Argentine chicken and margarine company Avex for $50m, as it continues restructuring efforts. Read more
Marfrig has secured a deal to buy BRF’s Argentinean subsidiary Quickfood for $55 million as aims to grow its value-added product offer. Read more
Brazilian meat producer JBS has named Gilberto Tomazoni as its new chief executive officer, effective immediately. Read more
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